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CBS
Nov 13, 2012 6:00am PST
: there's mud and water everywhere. this is what we're seeing throughout several blocks in this daly city neighborhood. here here on lasaine and price street and police say that it appears a water main broke somewhere up the hill so the water has been gushing down flooding the streets. some cars have water going past their tires. we have some video a little bit earlier. let's bring that up. residents have been waking up. they tell me because of the sound of o hospitallers. they're -- helicopters. there are police out here, firefighters out here. and when residents walk outside and see this, a lot of them concerned. quite a few have been evacuated from their homes and last we heard, they were going to a nearby park. we have yet to speak with any of those people and are still trying to get updates from police and firefighters, but a a big mess clean up here. when we first arrived it looked like there was gushing water and at this point everything seems to be still. maybe they're getting things under control up the hill but we will get the latest information and get back to you shortly. >>>
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 4:30am PST
our arrival. >> fire caused at least $80,000 in damage. >>> this morning, crews in daly city will get back to a massive clean-up effort. we first showed you yesterday a wall of mud and water buried several streets of a neighborhood near hillside park. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is in daly city where an aging pipe is apparently blamed for the problem. >> reporter: michelle, you are correct. and city officials say that they are going to work to restore or repair that pipe and they actually admit there could be more in this area. but let's focus on the clean-up right now. last night's cleaning efforts weren't successful in this daly city neighborhood. the water main burst brought about inches of mud down on the road. here's a look from our cbs 5 chopper. neighbors were startled at 4:30 a.m. when police told them to leave their homes. 45,000 gallons of water came downhill. city leaders say it was because of a cast iron pipe made in the 1930s. >> you can see the pipe actually sheared off. we have an aging system. we know that we have pipes in the ground that are probably, you know, close
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 5:00pm PST
for it to just sheer off suddenly early this morning. reporting live in daly city, joe vasquez, cbs 5. >> and coming up in 10 minutes, the type of coverage you should have on your car to be protected for something like this. >>> and new details on the growing scandal involving former cia director david petraeus. it has put a promotion on hold for the top u.s. commander in afghanistan. cbs reporter danielle nottingham on the story that is getting more complex by the day. >> reporter: the pentagon is investigating general john allen, the top u.s. commander in afghanistan, in connection with the scandal that took down cia director david petraeus. >> general allen is entitled to due process in this matter. >> reporter: the fbi gave the pentagon more than 20,000 pages of e-mail communications between general allen and sociality jill kelley. kelley went to the fbi with the anonymous threatening e-mails. agents traced those to paula broadwell and uncovered her affair with petraeus. one defense official described the e-mails between general allen and kelley as flirtatious. another official te
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 12:00pm PST
of my car. >> sucked in. daly city residents wake up to find a river of mud where the road once ran. good afternoon everyone, i'm frank mallicoat. sudden flow of water and mud was a rude awakening for dozens of residents and it all started thanks to the 80-yard pipe burst. cbs 5 reporter aiolis is a hairington joins us how -- aiolis is a hairington joins us lou. >> reporter: frank, basically the pipe was very, very old. it failed and pumped water into the neighborhood. take a look behind me at some of the mess it's left behind. we have bulldozers the trying the clean up -- trying to clean up some of the mud and a lot of neighbors out taking a look at the scene. they told me they never thought they would see. a daly city neighborhood covered in mud. >> you cannot take it out your car because the mud is all the way up to the tire. >> reporter: a sheer break of the 18-inch water pipe caused flooding and forced evacuations spilling 45,000 gallons of water near the street. this happened near hillside park overlooking the saint avenue. you can see where the water came rushing down the hil
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 6:00pm PST
cbs forecast. >>> if your car is damaged in a muddy mess like the one in daly city, do you have to pay to clean it up? consumer watch asks about insurance coverage. >>> eyewitness news is sponsored by blue shield of california, a not for profit health plan. ,, secondhand smoke affects everyone's health. it's not just irritating. it can cause heart disease and even death. speak up about secondhand smoke. your health and the health of your family depend on it. ,,,, about 80-years old is at the center of a water main break that flooded a daly city >>> and recapping tonight's top story, a pipe that is about 80 years old is at the center of a water main break that flooded a daly city neighborhood with mud. the pipe split in two this morning, sending 40,000 gallons of water into the streets near hillside park. no homes were flooded or damaged. but about a dozen cars had mud up to their wheels, or higher. and it could be days before the car owners get back on the road. >> consumer watch reporter julie watson in daly city to tell us whose insurance -- are they going to cover these cars? >> rep
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 6:00am PST
be more aging pipes similar to the one that burst yesterday. live in daly city, cate caugiran, cbs 5. >> thank you. >>> big question now, who is going to pay for all the clean- up? car owners whose auto insurance policies do include a comprehensive coverage are automatically protected no matter where the car was parked. but you should make the claim immediately. drivers who don't have the comprehensive coverage should submit a claim to daly city within the next six months. forms are available at city hall. >>> an attic fire in the east bay forced a family out of their home. one firefighter suffered minor injuries. crews took 20 minutes to knock the fire down. they spent hours dealing with the flare-ups. that's due to complications from a new roof on the home. the residents inside smelled smoke before the alarms went off. >>> san francisco city hall will be open for business today. this is a live look at city hall. it's running on a generator right now. pg&e crews are working to get powerfully restored there. >>> and last night an electrical problem in the basement set off the smoke a
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 5:00pm PST
the clock in the daly city neighborhood buried by a mud slide. they are trying to shore up the hillside before the rain hits. cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez with how exactly they are doing that. joe. >> reporter: hey, allen. from this perspective you can see the neighborhood here and then way up on the hillside you can see that huge crater where all that water came spewing out of yesterday. it cuts right to left and it barely missed the homes here. now there's another concern, a storm is in the forecast. stacking hay and clearing storm drains, two tasks that have daly city crews hard at work today. the hay is being used to contain the substantial mud still covering nearby hillside park. they will clean that mud up later because right now, they are focused on what they call weatherization making sure the upcoming rainstorms aren't going to do more damage to the neighborhood. it turns out yesterday's mud slide swamped all the storm drains so now workers are having to find them and then dig them out so they can help divert any rain. >> so we're going to take our remote control tv camera to go
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 11:00pm PST
should submit a claim to the city within six months. forms are available at daly city city hall. >>> and we have breaking news at san francisco city hall. a small fire in an electrical room in the basement triggered the smoke alarms and forced the evacuation of the building. about ten minutes ago, the fire department told us that there is minor damage to that electrical room. they aren't sure what started it, but city hall should be open for business as usual tomorrow. >>> we're getting the first look at two guys who police say kidnapped a woman, threw her in the back of her car, and drove her around from atm to atm. cbs 5 reporter elizabeth cook is in walnut creek with the surveillance video. liz. >> well, dana, police say it was here at the shade lands business park where that woman was kidnapped. now, police are relying on very revealing surveillance video to help them catch the suspects. >> watch this. two men pull up to an atm. police say they try today withdraw money from the woman's account while she sits in terror in the backseat. police say they went by the names david
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 1:35am PST
, but the daly city neighborhood near hillside park has finally dug itself out of that mess after a water main burst and buried it in mud. cbs 5 reporter linda shows us there are still some concerns hanging over homeowner's heads. literally, linda. >> yes, there are, ken. the river of mud just swept down this hillside narrowly missing a couple of homes, but it did take out this car, one of a dozen parked out here on the street. >> work crews got the streets cleared by night fall. a wall of mud buried these streets. people were startled awake just before 4:30 when police ordered them out of their homes. >> basically we saw just three feet high mud blocking the whole street. >> an 8-inch pipe connected to a water tank in the hills above them ruptured. 45,000 gallons of water cascaded downhill, carving a giant trench, sending a river of mud to the streets, just missing atruro romero's home. >> the mud went the other way, my house and this house going to fall down. >> no homes were damaged but people were helpless as they saw their cars swallowed up. >> like, oh my gosh, god please help us. >> cit
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 5:00am PST
of daly city. check out the light fixtures from overhead. this is a view from chopper 5, the hillside park neighborhood. at the intersection of east market and lausanne avenue. there's a water main break and let's get ground pictures so we can get a better idea of what's going on on the roadway. it is a mess of water and mud all over the roadway in this residential neighborhood and actually, we're getting reports that it flooded some cars. again streets are blocked off. crews are on scene. we have our news crew there as well. we'll continue to bring live reports throughout the morning. let's go to another thing. westbound or eastbound 580. we have a couple bad accidents. eastbound 580. all lanes are blocked. this was a pretty bad injury accident and they just landed a medical helicopter so that's why all the eastbound lanes are closed and apparently one of the westbound lanes is also impacted so again, expect big delays if you're heading out of tracy. westbound highway 4 a multivehicle crash. he have heard up to 8 cars involved in this accident approaching somerrersville road, so it is --
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 12:00pm PST
say her re-election as house speaker is virtually guaranteed. >>> well, it's a dirty job and daly city public works has to do it. cleaning up the mountain of mud that plowed into a residential neighborhood and swallowed up a park. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran is near hillside park in daly city where crews are already hard at work. >> reporter: at this point it's a race against time amend weather. there is still a lot of mud to get rid of but city officials say with the impending rain the first priority is to make sure the mu doesn't spread back to the streets. workers were at it again hauling away more of yesterday's landslide aftermath but the priority isn't clearing up the park but making way for mother nature. >> what we're doing is trying to create a buffer zone around where you can put the hay bales to hold it in place so the mud will stay through the weekend number we get a better -- right now we're fighting the weather. we want to get the weather taken care of first. >> reporter: we saw the worst of it yesterday. from our cbs 5 chopper you can see the damage 45,000 gallons of wa
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 7:00am PST
water main break, several homes in daly city were forced to evacuate. witnesses reported rising water and mud at the scene. several cars got stuck in the mudlied. broken water main may be connected to a reservoir tank or possibly the reservoir itself. so far, there are no reports of injuries. >>> it is time now to show you some of this morning's headlines from around the globe. wall street journal reports on a prediction on the united states will become the world's largest oil producer eight years from now. according to an independent firm the bottom in shale will lift the united states above saudi arabia. >>> world's fastest computer began operating last month. titan sk-7 uses enough electricity to power 9,000 homes. >>> starbuck's amazon using accounting tricks to move profit out of the country. >> usa today says america's ppremature birth rate has hit its lowest mark in a decade. preterm birth is the leading cause of infant death during the first month of life. the rate is now 11.7% and it has been falling the past five years. >> austin american statesman says
CBS
Nov 13, 2012 5:30pm PST
a flash flood had hit daly city. >> water rushing down a sandy hill covering the streets in a sea of brown mud. there was no rain today. this was all because of a water main break. it happened at around 4:30 this morning near looseain avenue, that is east of 280 near hillside park. cbs 5 reporter joe vasquez is in the neighborhood where people are still digging out of the mess tonight. joe? >> reporter: hi, dana. the mudslide came straight down this hill and as you can see, it virtually missed this entire neighborhood here. cars were the only casualties. >> it really sounded like a rushing river. >> reporter: when neighbors first heard it, they thought it might have been a rain storm and then they stepped outside and gawked. >> when you saw this rushing mudslide, what went through your mind? >> like oh, my gosh, god, please help us. >> reporter: it wasn't an act of god, it was an 8-inch pipeline that burst, blowing out a daly city hillside sending 45,000 gallons of water down a hill creating a massive mud fall that consumed a dozen cars along the avenue. the owners could only watch as the
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 6:00pm PST
lee, thank you. >>> crews in daly city shifted their focus from cleaning up the muddy mess to prehaven'ting a water main break from getting -- to preventing a water main break from getting worse. they are shoring up a hillside before the rain comes. cbs 5 reporter joe vazquez shows us just exactly what's being done. joe. >> reporter: hay, allen. no, seriously, hay is one way they are using to shore up the hillsides compromised by the mud side. -- mud slide. stacking hay and clearing storm drains, two tasks that have daly city crews hard at work today. the hay is being used to contain the substantial mud still covering nearby hillside park. they will clean that mud up later because right now, they are focused on what they call weatherization making sure the upcoming rainstorms aren't going to do more damage to the neighborhood. it turns out yesterday's mud slide swamped all the storm drains so now workers are having to find them and then dig them out so they can help divert any rain. >> so we're going to take our remote control tv camera to go into the pipe itself and then get to the st
CBS
Nov 15, 2012 5:00am PST
are going to up quick i have a feeling. >> they could see another half inch of rain in daly city from this next storm system. shouldn't be flooding rain. outside now it's dry. we have a couple of clouds in the north bay, fog. mid- to high-level clouds moving in especially in the afternoon. the temperatures right now 39 degrees with that fog into santa rosa, 42 in livermore. 46 in san jose. and 54 degrees in san francisco. look what's off the coastline. those spiraling clouds that's your next storm system going to pay a visit to the bay area starting to slide to the bay area throughout the day today. still, we are going to see a very pleasant day. the temperatures not as warm as yesterday but not bad. 60s and 70s yesterday. today close in some spots to the upper 60s but a little bit cooler and those clouds will be on the increase and tonight we could see rain late and then unsettled for the weekend. more or that coming up. right now let's check the roads with elizabeth. >> we are bracing for tomorrow morning's commute. thanks, lawrence. outside, yeah, it's pretty quiet wherever you go.
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 5:00am PST
, police arrested this man 19-year-old nicholas hudson out of daly city. he will face felony charges including vandalism and arson. police still looking for more suspects. >>> police have arrested a man who says he broke into nancy pelosi's napa county home. 21-year-old kevin hagan faces charges including burglary and felony vandalism. police say he admitted to break into six homes in the neighborhood near st. helena in the past week. that includes the house minority leader's home where he allegedly stole a watch. investigators do not believe the crime was politically motivated. >>> new this morning, a recall effort against san francisco sheriff could be on the ballot next year. a group of women is expected to announce next week that it plans to try to remove ross mirkarimi from office. the group is encouraged by tuesday's defeat of one of the supervisors who did vote to keep mirkarimi as sheriff. the group would have to collect signatures to put a recall on the ballot. >>> who would get free chicken sandwiches from chik-fil-a for a year? we'll find out. cbs 5 reporter cate caugiran
CBS
Nov 15, 2012 6:00am PST
>>> in the area hit by the big mud slide in daly city on tuesday. they are doing what they can now to protect the neighborhood around hillside park. that includes stacking these bales of hay and clearing out storm drains. the hay will prevent more damage after the big mud slide. >> we are going to take our remote control tv camera to go into the pipe itself and then get to the storm drain. then we candy vet water to the location. >> officials don't expect any more problems from the 8" pipe that broke but it's likely to take weeks to finally get it repaired. >>> let's check in with the rain man because we are going to get wet here for the next week. >> yeah. going to get wet. i don't think we'll see flooding rains for those folks in daly city but i wouldn't park on that street again for a while. yeah, looks like a dry day today but this is it. we are going to head back into very wet pattern now in the bay area. outside right now, it is a quiet start to the morning some temperatures dropping off, 37 degrees in santa rosa, 38 in fairfield, 41 in livermore and 43 degrees in san jose. as we look
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 4:30am PST
of daly city. he will face felony charges including vandalism and arson. police are still looking for more suspects. >>> 4:37 now. some people who live in the oakland hills are now taking action after a rash of home burglaries and even some robberies there. those who attended a meeting last night don't want their faces shown on the air for fear of being targeted. many shared their firsthand accounts of being victimized. >> two men walked down my driveway into my garage and held a gun up at me. i began to scream. and they beat me repeatedly over the head with the gun. >> some are accusing mayor jean quan of not doing enough in response to the crimes. a few say they are even willing to put their own money towards hiring more police officers or building a substation in the oakland hills. city council member libby shaft says 120 new officers are expected to join the police department over the next year. >>> two east palo alto women are in custody suspected of committing more than a dozen home burglaries in the bay area. 35-year-old anna and 33-year- old melinda were arrested last week in los a
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 12:00pm PST
francisco along daly city in throughout the peninsula. now, this is going to be sliding on through. occasionally we could see some thunderstorms embedded in this popping up and i wouldn't be surprised if we saw some reports of hail, too. storms continuing it looks like into the afternoon. kind of on and off. it's going to be more showers as that's where we're into the speckled clouds on the back side of this cold front. we're not done with the rain just yet. we have more on the way. it looks like not only today but into tomorrow. and maybe the first part of saturday. so yeah, things are going to be very, very wet on and off and those temperatures, guys, are staying very, very cool. highs only in the 50s and 60s. we'll have more on your weather coming up in just a bit, guys. back to you. >> thank you. >>> two east palo alto women are in custody suspected of committing more than a dozen home burglaries in the bay area. a 35-year-old woman and 33-year- old melinda ladson were arrested last week in los altos. officers say they found stolen items and drugs in their car. police believe t
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 5:00pm PST
toward the los altos hills. one heavier cell daly city, south san francisco in the next 20 minutes just now moving onshore. the rain is widespread, cold is everywhere. 53 now for concord. san jose 53. san francisco 54. on monday in san jose, a record high of 84 degrees. today in san jose, we dropped nearly 30 degrees all the way down to the mid-50s. coming up in weather i'll talk about how long this will stick around the rain and the cold and have a weekend preview coming up. >>> a powerful november nor'easter delivered another blow to the northeast. the storm pounded the area with rain, snow and winds gusting up to 60 miles an hour. and it has caused more than $200,000 in additional -- excuse me, 200,000 additional power outages in the same areas hit by superstorm sandy. the new storm is pushing residents to the limit. >> everything that i open is here. i'm trying to save it. >> good news is that we have not seen the kind of damage we saw with hurricane sandy and we are confident that we'll be able to move forward in our recovery efforts. >> once again, flight cancellations are piling
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 4:00am PST
: a flood of mud. cleanp continues in daly city this morning. the monumental task as rain is on the hori. and take a good look. thesee the kidnappers who terroriza bay area woman... and police want your help in bringing m in. join us for cbs 5 eyewitness news this morning... beginng at 4:30. good morning. it's,,,, in some cities around the country. in d.c., mostly sunny, 50 degrees. a mix of clouds and sun in atlanta, 54. mostly sunny in st. louis, 50 degrees. partly sunny in denver, 55 and mostly cloudy in seattle, 52 degrees. >>> the puppeteer who brought elmo to life. he's been cleared of allegations of having sex with a teenage boy. a man in his 20s say kevin clash victimized him as a teen. but now he says the relationship was consensual. two snowboarders stranded on washington's mount rainier are back home. they got lost in white out conditions and dug a cave and called 911. rescuers reached the men two days later. neither suffered any injuries. >>> a cleveland woman served some unusual punishment in the case of dangerous driving. 32-year-old sheena harden was ordered to hold up a
CBS
Nov 15, 2012 4:30am PST
away and police alerted nearby hospitals that the suspect may look for medical attention. >>> daly city crews are racing to prevent the muddy mess from a water main break from getting worse. they call it weatherization. it includes stacking bales of hay and clearing out storm drains before the rain comes this week. the hay will contain the mud and keep it from doing any damage after tuesday's big mud slide. >> we'll look into the pipe with a camera and then excavate it out, and then based on that we can divert water to that location. >> it will take 7 weeks to fix the 8" cast iron pipe that broke. it's a mess out there. they're still mopping up. >>> let's check weather again. the rain is acomin' but we have a little reprieve. >> this is it. it is time to weatherize as we are getting ready for the storm system to make its way in toward the bay area. it's been gorgeous the last few days and today probably another nice day. but we'll notice some increasing cloud throughout the day. temperatures now a little chilly into fairfield. 39 degrees. 41 santa rosa. some patchy fog. 50 into oakland,
CBS
Nov 12, 2012 6:00pm PST
. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, has been found safe. police just >>> this just in, the 11-year- old boy reported missing in daly city had been found and he is safe. he was found at a friend's house unharmed. the boy's family has been notified. but ren had not been seen since friday near east market street and hillside boulevard, but again the little boy has been found safe. >>> grocery workers striking against knob hill foods are back at the negotiating table. after picketing for a week, they say they are hopeful the two sides can agree on a new contract. the union proposed to eliminate health benefits for retirees who qualify for medicare. and other proposals include wage freeze and elimination of sunday and holiday pay. >>> instead of hauling away cars today, tow truck drivers took time out to deliver -- turkeys. more than 600 of the thanksgiving birds were dropped off at a bay area non-profit. part of the annual thanksgiving turkey delivery project. the ceo in northern california hopes that the effort inspires more giving. >> it is the beginning of a season where needs become more apparent, triple-a has a long st
CBS
Nov 7, 2012 6:00pm PST
nicholas hudson of daly city. the 19-year-old faces felony charges including vandalism and arson. police are still looking for more suspects. >>> here's the other side of that story. muni is honoring the driver of the burned bus. the head of muni says that alan yam saved the lives of his 8 passengers. yam first told the passengers, hold tight until police came. but when the crowd started to attack his bus, he made sure that everybody got off safely. >> good thing i called for help. that's the first thing i think about, call for help. then let me passengers know they will be safe, the police will be here. >> alan has only been a bus drive for muni for two years. >>> a west oakland program for young people opens its doors every saturday rain or shine, holiday or not. and even when disaster strikes, as sharon chin reports, that's because this week's jefferson award winner never fails to show up. >> are y'all doing art today? >> reporter: 21-year-old may harris returns to the west oakland youth program that she says transformed her from drinking high school dropout to responsible college fre
CBS
Nov 8, 2012 7:00am PST
as they can but one lane is blocked heading into san francisco. southbound 280 daly city new accident blocking a lane. that's traffic. here's lawrence with your forecast. >> a lot of sunshine in the shots outside right now but don't let that fool you. there's a chance of showers developing throughout the day especially toward noon and the afternoon. in fact, we're seeing some of that on our hi-def doppler radar right now. scattered showers showing up to the north will be moving in our direction over the next few hours. and by the afternoon, it could be a little wet in spots. also, cool, too. highs only in the 50s and 60s. the next couple of days staying unsettled, cool and possibly wet, drying out for the weekend. >> in case you hadn't heard president obama defeated mitt romney. we know this for sure despite fact that the returns from florida still have not been counted. [ laughter ] some people had to wait five or six hours to vote there. what goes on in florida. they had four years to fix that. and four years before that. we have to make sure florida
CBS
Nov 14, 2012 7:00am PST
headlines right now. crews continued cleaning up the muddy mess down at daly city. the mud covered a main street trapping a number of people because the cars got stuck. the water came from a pipe that broke on a hill above the neighborhood yesterday. no homes were damaged. but they are cleaning up again today. >>> we're expecting to hear some new details today about jobs and the new waterfront arena for the golden state warriors. the new agreement between the team and the city of san francisco includes guaranteeing jobs for residents and veterans, as well. >>> and she's in. san francisco congresswoman nancy pelosi announced today that she will stay on as the house minority leader. there had been talk she might step down after democrats failed to win back the house this month. but about an hour ago she says she will stay. >>> traffic and weather on your wednesday coming up right after the break. ,,,,,,,,,, >>> good morning. westbound 580 is very slow right now through livermore towards pleasanton. drive time 43 minutes between the altamont pass and 680. there is a crash multi-vehicles appr
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